Hello all! Not all of us turn to Google for our information nuggets. Truth is, good old paper and printed words appeals to an audience still defiant to electronic readers. While global health can be taught in a classroom, books can offer an insight into what global health is about. 1. Hot, Flat and Crowded.… Read More 📚🐛 A bookworm’s guide to global health.
Tauhid is a course participant in the 2017/2018 cohort of Global Health Masters at Karolinska Institutet. He shares the story of his journey from Dhaka, Bangladesh to Stockholm. Background Tauhid trained as a dentist in Bangladesh. He worked for an organisation with strong ties to public health. Nurturing an interest in the field, he pursued a Masters… Read More ✈ Dhaka to Stockholm: going global with Global Health
It is that time of the year when we answer the most number of queries regarding our programmes. Global Health being a much sought-after course at KI often attracts a lot of queries. So, if you are considering Global Health, or Karolinska Institutet, you might find answers to some of your questions here. 1. Why… Read More 🔥 5 burning questions by Global Health candidates.
If you’re anything like me last year, you will have spent the past few months leafing through programme syllabuses and websites, trying to make the choice between all of the amazing Global Master’s courses on offer to you. Whilst all unique, there is something for everyone in each course and that can make the decision… Read More Choices, choices
Ever since the applications have been opened, you have been browsing relentlessly through the endless portfolio of courses. It is unsettling: to choose a course and an institution. For some, it is prestige, others opportunities; and people who do not want to choose, want the best of both for themselves. (Psst: KI ticks all those… Read More Global Health: 🔴–⚫ Connecting the dots
Hello All. The walkways are now lined with a carpet of fallen leaves, as a reminder that we are marching head-on into winter. I decided to share on a topic that might be of interest to those aspiring to start a course at Karolinska Institutet next year; and that is How NOT to get into… Read More How NOT to get into KI
Ever wonder how a Global Health class looks like, what are the students’ ages and where do they come from?… Read More Who’s in Global Health?
A warm hej-hej from Stockholm! My name is Daiana, a Romanian student here at KI, pursuing my Master’s in Global Health. For the next year, I will be blogging about my journey at KI, one post at a time. Who? From where? How? I was born in a beautiful, old city, in the heart of… Read More A new DA in town – my story
Karolinska institutet (KI) and the Mayo clinic in the USA have collaborated and held conferences every year, for over 20 years now. The purpose of the organisation is to integrate medical education and research with health care. The initial topics that the two institutions shared their research and work on was essentially metabolism, nutrition and… Read More The annual KI- Mayo clinic conference
Today the Global Health Master’s class of 2018 begins their introduction week and soon one member of the cohort will take over my responsibilities as digital ambassador. It is therefore time for me to pass on the baton and move on to new adventures. Before doing so, I would like to take this opportunity to… Read More Signing off